Entries for May 2020

Parish Update - 5/29/2020

Posted on May 29, 2020

Dear Sisters and Brothers,  This Sunday marks the end of the Easter Season with the Solemnity of Pentecost. 50 days ago, we ushered in the Resurrection of the Lord with a very small group of liturgical ministers in a dark empty church. Pentecost is considered to be the “birthday of the Church”, however the mood is not joyful as it was in past years. We sing in today’s ...

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Parish Update - 5/22/2020

Posted on May 22, 2020

Dear Seton Family, This weekend the Church (in many places, anyway) celebrates the Solemnity of the Ascension, that moment when the Lord was taken up to heaven in the sight of his disciples. There is a spot atop the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem that has been honored as the site of the Ascension. I was there last March! Look for posts on the parish FaceBook page this weekend! It is marked by foo...

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Hope for All

Posted on May 19, 2020

Parish Update - 5/15/2020

Posted on May 15, 2020

Dear Seton Family, You may recall that Archbishop Lori emailed Catholics throughout the Archdiocese this week to share a set of guidelines for Phase I regarding three areas: Wedding and Funeral Masses and the Sacraments; Resumption of Parish Ministries; and Resumption of Parish Operations. A video was also created to help you understand “What to Expect When You Return to Mass.”...

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Parish Update - 5/12/2020

Posted on May 12, 2020

Dear Seton Parishioners, First and foremost, all of us on the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Finance Council hope all of you are doing well, staying healthy and adapting to our new realities for school and work. In so many ways we are living in unprecedented times.   The Finance Council would also like to take a moment and thank each parishioner for your continued support of the parish....

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Attention Graduates | Class of 2020
  All your hard work, efforts, and accomplishments are not forgotten. We want to remember them always, and celebrate with you. Send us your photos so that we can honor YOU. Send us your photos to: seasetonparish@gmail.com Subject line: Class 2020_Your Name If possible, send us your scho...

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Parish Update - 5/8/2020

Posted on May 08, 2020

Dear Seton Family, We seek Jesus, who is the "way, and the truth, and the life," so that we may come to follow his way, to know his truth, and to experience the fullness of life. That fullness is not just some incrementally better version of our day-to-day lives in this world, but something altogether different, something which we cannot fully comprehend or articulate. HOPE is our ope...

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